The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 24 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.70% 6.04% 4.22%
As % of the System Software category 18.75% 37.50% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate
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- £213 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £301 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.30% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

System Software Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.09% 16.11% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 8
Average daily rate £275 £213 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -43.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Liverpool region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Liverpool region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) FTP
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) SMTP
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) IaaS
6 1 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SMTP
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) AppSense
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco